Clockwise, from left: 1) Yuko Shinozaki (library technician) assists a student in using one of the Libraries’ many research databases. 2) Silvia Southwick (Digital Collections metadata librarian, pictured left) and Cory Lampert (head of Digital Collections, pictured center) share information about Special Collections with students. 3) Laura Gittins (library technician) explains how the Libraries’ student employees gain valuable research and information literacy skills through their library work that helps them excel in their academic careers. 4) A UNLV faculty member explores the Libraries’ digital collections on a multitaction screen.
On October 13, 2015, the University Libraries hosted an open house in Lied Library’s Amargosa Room as part of UNLV’s inaugural Research Week. Students and faculty explored the wide variety of resources and technologies the Libraries offers to promote research and scholarship.